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PHOTO GALLERY: Kayaking on Binder Lake

Published Aug. 24 2019

A crowd took to Binder Lake on Friday for the "Conservation Families: Kayaking" course. The Missouri Department of Conservation hosts...

Nationwide art project coming to Capital City

Published Aug. 24 2019

Women in America received the right to vote almost 100 years ago, and now, an Oklahoma artist is traveling to...

Waterfowl hunting reservation time nearing

Published Aug. 24 2019

The pre-season reservation period to apply for managed waterfowl hunts in Missouri will run Sept. 1-18 with results posted Oct.

Cole County History: Joseph M. Clarke, from horse-trader to builder, banker, businessman

Published Aug. 24 2019

An impressive mausoleum built for an impressive Jefferson City businessman sits prominently in Woodland-Old City Cemetery overlooking McCarty Street.

Area couple faces numerous charges after chase

Published Aug. 24 2019

A Holts Summit man and woman face multiple criminal charges after a chase with authorities Thursday in Cole County.

Vehicle inspection requirements changing

Published Aug. 24 2019

Legislation affecting vehicle safety inspection requirements, driver's license and vehicle registration processing fees, and more will take effect Aug.

JC Schools announces new Capital City High School staff

Published Aug. 24 2019

The Jefferson City School District recently shared more than 40 previously unannounced staff hires for Capital City High School.

Jefferson City School District debuts new name, logo and website

Published Aug. 24 2019

Jefferson City's public school district is publicly going by a different name — Jefferson City School District.

JCPD Lt. Williams honored with district award

Published Aug. 24 2019

Jefferson City Police Department's Lt. David Williams has been recognized for his service by the U.S. Attorney for the Western...

Crash on Route B causes minor injuries

Published Aug. 23 2019

One person was hurt in a two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in Cole County.

Jefferson City man accused of double homicide faces new charges

Published Aug. 23 2019

A Jefferson City man faces new charges in the fatal stabbing of his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend.

Jefferson City Budget Committee debates internship funding

Published Aug. 23 2019

Ward 5 Councilman Jon Hensley kicked off the Jefferson City Budget Committee funding requests discussions Thursday by requesting $21,000 be...

Illinois freshman found dead at Missouri residence hall

Published Aug. 23 2019

COLUMBIA (AP) — University of Missouri officials said an 18-year-old freshman from Illinois died at a residence hall.

Summer send-off to feature Polynesian fun

Published Aug. 23 2019

The Central Missouri Foster Care and Adoption Association will wave farewell to the season in September, when it hosts the...

Jefferson City Police Department vehicle requests top budget discussion

Published Aug. 23 2019

About 10 Jefferson City Police Peace Officers Association members attended the Jefferson City Budget Committee meeting Thursday evening to show...

'Lucky Dog' host returns to the Capital City, advocating for CASA

Published Aug. 23 2019

Brandon McMillan has filmed more than 150 episodes of "Lucky Dog," a television show in which he rescues dogs from...

Jefferson City woman pleads guilty to drug charge

Published Aug. 22 2019

A Jefferson City woman has pleaded guilty to an amended charge in connection with a July 2018 drug bust in...

Ag groups sued over Missouri CAFO law respond

Published Aug. 22 2019

Agriculture groups named in a lawsuit against Senate Bill 391 issued a strongly worded joint statement Thursday.

Jefferson City man charged with making terrorist threat

Published Aug. 22 2019

A Jefferson City man has been charged with making a terrorist threat on social media Tuesday.

Jefferson City man charged after Monday shooting

Published Aug. 22 2019

Formal charges were filed against a Jefferson City man after a shooting early Monday morning in the Capital City.

Governor's flood recovery group to convene

Published Aug. 22 2019

The first meeting of the state Flood Recovery Advisory Working Group will be next Tuesday in Jefferson City.

Festival of Lights lawsuit dismissed

Published Aug. 22 2019

A lawsuit filed against organizers of the Capital City Festival of Lights in Binder Park has been dismissed in Cole...

Jefferson City man gets probation after 2018 chase

Published Aug. 22 2019

A Jefferson City man was placed on five years supervised probation after pleading guilty to a charge in connection with...